Lecturer - Midwifery

St Albans Campus
19 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Academic B, $85,936 - 102,049 per annum plus 17% employer superannuation contribution. This is a full time ( 36.75 hours per week) continuing appointment.

  • Join the university of opportunity and success
  • Showcase your learning and teaching skills
  • Located at our St Albans Campus

About the Organisation

Victoria University aims to be a great university of the 21st century by being inclusive rather than exclusive.  We champion the student, not the institution.  As the university of opportunity and success, we will be open and excellent, creating exceptional value for any student from any background and uplifting the communities in which we operate. Victoria University has a distinctive dual-sector structure, supporting stronger education and career pathways.  The university aspires to deliver a learning and teaching experience that empowers a diversity of students to grow their capabilities and transform their lives for the better.

About the Role

Reporting to the Head of Discipline – Midwifery, of the College of Health and Biomedicine, you will be required to contribute to course and unit development and the teaching and assessment of units within the College's undergraduate programs, specifically in the Discipline of Midwifery. You will teach into the midwifery program and will have broad based knowledge and experience of contemporary midwifery practice and use of an evidence-based approach to women's and babies' care. In addition, you will carry out activities to develop your scholarly, research and/or professional activities relevant to the Discipline.

About the Person

You will be a dynamic educator who is also capable of contributing to the broad strategic areas of the College. Your superior communication and relationship building skills will see you take leadership in unit coordination and management of a significant portfolio. In addition, you will be motivated to enhance the student's experience and quality of course delivery.

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An example of duties you may perform will include:

  • Learning and teaching within the undergraduate midwifery programs.
  • Coordinating units of study from theoretical and clinical approaches.
  • The full range of duties can be found in the Position Description.


  • Salary sacrifice options
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements available
  • Paid study leave
  • On-site gym, parking and more!

How to apply:

For a Position Description and to submit an application please visit our website www.vu.edu.au/jobs

Applications must be submitted as a single document comprising;

  • A cover letter
  • Your CV
  • Your responses to the selection criteria listed in the Position Description

Please note:  Applications which do not address the selection criteria will not be considered.

Applications close 4.00pm Monday 31 October 2016